Manufakturen

ASK HANDICRAFTS <br/> Bangladesh

ASK HANDICRAFTS
Bangladesh

ASK Handicrafts support artisans in very remote areas in Bangladesh. Usually the artisans produce the baskets additionally to subsistence farming. Today, about 2500 women and 100 men are producing baskets...

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COLOR SILK <br/> Cambodia

COLOR SILK
Cambodia

Some of our silk weavers from Sla commune in the Takeo province have inherited  the very special skill of ikat weaving from their mothers and grandmothers. Using this technique, they...

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JOEL <br/> Mexico

JOEL
Mexico

Our glass objects come all from the glass manufacture Joel that is situated in the west of Mexico. Doña Josefina, a role model for many Mexican girls in the area, is the head...

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ROYAL KNIT <br/>Peru

ROYAL KNIT
Peru

The company was founded by Benita and Sebastián many years ago. These two Peruvians used to work as teachers with the indigenous communities around the Titicaca Lake, in the Altiplano...

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AKHMIM TEXTILE <br/> Egypt

AKHMIM TEXTILE
Egypt

The town of Akhmim has maintained a long and proud tradition of expert textile weaving. You can trace its first customers back to the Pharaohs who used to rule the...

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SOKO ARTISANS <br/> Kenya

SOKO ARTISANS
Kenya

Stephen Kine is both a design innovator and social activist. His creations, be they bone or brass, are exceptional, infused with hints of international modernism as well as the aesthetic...

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SIDAI DESIGNS<br/> Tanzania

SIDAI DESIGNS
Tanzania

At Sidai Designs the name says it all. Because: "Sidai" means "beautiful" in Maa, the Maasai language. Beautiful, too, is every single piece of jewellery that the 120 Maasai women...

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SAZGARI PORA <br/> India

SAZGARI PORA
India

Cashmere refers to a type of fine wool that derives from the changthangi or pashmina goat; a special breed of goat indigenous to the high plateaus of the Himalayas. Our...

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AYESHA ABED FOUNDATION<br/> Bangladesh

AYESHA ABED FOUNDATION
Bangladesh

Established in 1982, the Ayesha Abed was tributed to one of Bangladesh´s most social activists of the 70s. Ayesha Abed committed herself to the issues of education, training and employment...

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TALLERES MAYA <br/> Bolivia

TALLERES MAYA
Bolivia

When we visited Talleres Maya in El Alto for the first time, we were friendly greated by Teofilas dog Sammy. Teofila, her brother Sixto and her husband Mario are all...

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TIKA RUMI <br/> Peru

TIKA RUMI
Peru

Tika Rumi is an association that helps people who had to move to the slums of Lima to be able to make a living with a stable source of income....

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